Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2nd District of South Carolina

Rep. Joe Wilson’s Statement on the Passing of Reverend Billy Graham

Feb 21, 2018
Press Release

Representative Joe Wilson (R-Springdale) released the following statement regarding the passing of Reverend Billy Graham.  

"Roxanne and I were saddened to hear about the passing of Reverend Billy Graham this morning, but we are grateful for his positive impact on America and the world. Over the course of Rev. Graham’s incredible life, he prayed and met with 12 presidents, was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom Award in 1983, earned the Congressional Gold Medal in 1996, and had over 200 million people attend his worldwide crusades."

"We celebrate Rev Graham's remarkable life and legacy, and keep the Graham family in our thoughts during this difficult time."